Tag: ICAO

  • Barriers to the use of international civil aviation to deport refugees

    Barriers to the use of international civil aviation to deport refugees

    It is our contention that the use of international civilian flights to deport refugees goes against the spirit of the Chicago Convention as reaffirmed by ICAO on December 2017, simply because in many cases innocent refugees are being sent back to a war-torn country where they face near-certain death or torture. ICAO statement of principle: […]

  • A Selection of Recent of Aviation News

    Below are┬ásignificant news items collected from various civil aviation news sources in recent days: 1) The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), the U.S. Department of Transport, the European Union and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) have signed an agreement in Montreal today aimed at sharing more aviation safety and security information.┬áThe new multilateral initiative […]